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Bern's Steak House

1208 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606-3197
+1 813-251-2421
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1208 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606-3197
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had attempted for months to arrange a table and at long last gound a successful date & time for this experience! The dinner dining downstairs was NOT as wonderful as we expected...I've had better food and service actually. Waiters ALL appeared old school and...More

Thank mdhaynes2011
Reviewed yesterday

Have been to Bern's a number of times and never have been disappointed. Dinner for two this evening was excellent. Perfect steaks and I love the French Onion soup. The wait staff is extremely polite and efficient. The dessert room is charming and I love...More

1  Thank Jmd B
Reviewed yesterday

Outstanding ambience, fantastic customer service, amazing meals. I made the choice to try vanilla lush cake and yes it was scrumptious. Unfortunately though, shrimp cocktail was common. I seriously loved my visit here. I will likely return here.

Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What can you say from one of the top steakhouses and restaurants in the United States, let alone Tampa, awesome... We have been twice now, the last two vacations, highly recommended. Make a reservation, it is a must especially if you are going Thursday-Sunday, I've...More

1  Thank jnelso1986
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was so excited to dine at Bern's. The onion soup was better than my entree. The avocado waa brown. The service was great. The food didn't dazzle me. The wine cellar tour was the best part of the visit. The dessert room was ok....More

Thank CyndiLynnB
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recommend that you make reservations in advance. If you show up without one, you may not get a table. Of course, it depends on the season. Parking can be difficult, however valet parking is the quickest and easiest. There are many dining rooms available...More

2  Thank kvb4717
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is always excellent, the recommended wine likewise. Love the vicchyssoise soup is the best! So why only good not excellent rating? We were there as a couple, not a business group and stuffed into a closet size room behind the check in desk,...More

Thank Carol P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me start by saying Bern's has the best steak I have ever eaten. My family took me as a Father's Day gift. Some fathers ask for electric drills, fishing rods & others ask for golf clubs. Not me, I ask to go to a...More

2  Thank James A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came from Columbus Ohio and this was recommended. It's worth every penny! The white truffle macaroni and cheese was the best I've had, and the portions are very large! The service was exceptional. The scenery was spectacular as the decor was unique. Our server...More

Thank melissalovesdavid
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything about Berns is exceptional. No complaints at all. Price is more competitive than other steak houses in the area - and for a better value given the incredible atmosphere, in my opinion.

Thank Alexis B